Sonya Bierbower was awarded the Barbara H. Bowman Post-Doctoral Research Scholarship Award on August 16, 2013, at the Graduate School Convocation. Sonya is a Post-Doctoral Fellow in Dr. Mark Shapiro’s lab.
The Barbara H. Bowman Post-Doctoral Research Scholarship Fund was created in 1995 at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio to honor Dr. Bowman, Professor and Chair of the Cellular and Structural Biology Department.
The award recognizes leadership as well as scholarship. Selection criteria include: scholarly productivity in research, publication, teaching and service to the community, school and profession.